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Absa Premiership Round 16 & 17 – AmaZulu vs Orlando Pirates
 
Date: 11 February 2015
 
Time: 19:30
 
Venue: Moses Mabhida Stadium
 
Absa Premiership bottom-dwellers, AmaZulu are hoping for a change of fortune when they resume their second round of the season with a home league outing against Orlando Pirates. Usuthu have only managed a single win in 16 matches thus far. The Buccaneers have reiterated their intentions not to take it lightly against the struggling KZN outfit, and tonight’s tie could be one of the matches to look forward to early in the second round.
 
 
AMAZULU:
 
Averages per game for 2014-15 season:
 
Shots on goal: 11.3
 
Entries into final third: 69.6
 
Successful passes: 234.1
 
Possession: 52%
 
Tackles: 22.4
 
Recent results:
 
AmaZulu 1-2 Moroka Swallows (Ndulula 10’)
 
Ajax Cape Town 1-1 AmaZulu (A. Dlamini 86’)
 
Maritzburg United 1-1 AmaZulu (Ndulula 77’)
 
Key performers:
 
Defender (most tackles): Sadate Ouro Akoriko, 2.5 tackles per game
 
Midfielder (most passes): Khulekani Madondo, 34.86 passes per game
 
Forward/Striker (most shots): Bornwell Mwape, 2.75 shots per game
 
Top goal scorer (all competitions):
 
Bongani Ndulula (5) (4 PSL) (1 TKO)
 
Top assists (all competitions): 
 
Sadate Ouro Akoriko (3) (1 PSL) (2 TKO)
 
ORLANDO PIRATES:
 
Averages per game for 2014-15 season:
 
Shots on goal: 15.54
 
Entries into final third: 69.88
 
Successful passes: 368.04
 
Possession: 57%
 
Tackles: 22.96
 
Recent results:
 
Orlando Pirates 2-1 Bloemfontein Celtic (Majoro 14’ ; Fransman Own Goal 68’)
 
Moroka Swallows 1-1 Orlando Pirates (Majoro 77’)
 
Orlando Pirates 4-0 Ajax Cape Town (Jaakkola Own Goal 58’) (Majoro 61’) (Sangweni 66’) (Erasmus 90’)
 
Key performers:
 
Defender (most tackles): Patrick Phungwayo, 2.90 tackles per game 
 
Midfielder (most passes): Oupa Manyisa, 51.5 passes per game
 
Forward/Striker (most shots): Kermit Erasmus, 2.53 shots per game
 
Top goal scorer (all competitions):
 
Lehlohonolo Majoro (9) (6 PSL) (1 TKO) (2 MTN 8)
 
Top assists (all competitions): 
 
Kermit Erasmus (7) (6 PSL) (1 TKO)
 
 
Key Stats:
 
The home side could be in for a long night of football with Bucs dominating with all stats. 

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